I finished my basement in white pine and want to keep a light natural look. Polyurethane yellowed the wood over time on a sample piece. What can I ...
This is called short cycling. It happens when the air conditioner is too large for the area. It will cool the area but not condition the air. The c...
I recently had central air installed and the electrician put the 4 circuit breakers in a now full 100 amp panel. The lights on that circuit dim whe...
I recently had a Lennox Central Air System installed in my home. My home has a 40 Amp panel and a 200 Amp panel. The electrician hooked into the 40...
I've been annually using Messmer's UV Plus for Hardwood Decks on my mahogany deck and am really not happy with it. Any other suggestions for clear ...
Any opinions on Lennox Central AC vs. American Standard? Also is it an accurate statement to say that central AC should lower your temp from 17-23 ...
Kill the existing ground cover with Roundup or equivalent. Approx 3 weeks later skim the top 1-3 inches off with a bobcat. Bring in new loom and co...
At work we have RJ45 phone jacks. Is there an adaptor available so I can plug an RJ11 connector in?
When the contractor was sheathing my new addition, he left approx 1/2 inch spacing between all plywood sheathing. I never saw this done on any new ...
It is actually the boiling water that destroys the protective wax coating of the grass allowing the salt to be absorbed. Boiling water and heavy sa...
Will pre-emergent weed killers prevent new grass seed from growing?
Norm Abrams and various other sources have said that priming skim coat veneer finishes before painting is unnecessary. My plasterer and carpenter d...
I have 2 Octagon windows on the outside wall of my living room I'd like to replace with standard windows. Should I be concerned with cutting throug...
Those are very reasonable prices for granite. Granite does mar and stain from heat. Laminates are 25% the price and much more forgiving. My granite...